‘iku1

‘iku1, (-a, -‘ia, -na). Send for sbdy, summon, invite.

Kua ‘iku au iāia kia ‘aere mai, inārā, kāre ‘aia i tae mai nō te manamanatā.
I sent word for him to come, but he was tied up and didn’t make it;

‘Ea‘a te ‘iku ā Pua iā koe?
Why did Pua want you?;

Kua ‘ikua rātou kia ‘apai mai takita‘i puaka.
They were asked to bring a pig each;

‘Ē toru ōku ‘iku‘anga iāia.
Three times I asked for him to come;

Kua ‘iku‘ia te aronga mama‘ata o te ‘enua kia ‘aere mai ki te umukai ‘iki‘anga ariki.
The important people in the country were invited to the king’s coronation feast.
(See ‘iku‘iku1, ‘iku‘iku‘anga, tā‘iku(‘iku).)

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